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TOP OPENING WEEKENDS BY SEASON
1982-Present


Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAverageAdjusted Gross^Date**
1 Scary Movie 3 Dim. $70,534,900 43.7% 3,505 $20,124 $161,227,000 10/24/03
2 Shark Tale DW $67,765,700 29.6% 4,016 $16,873 $228,969,000 10/01/04
3 Rush Hour NL $62,203,800 23.5% 2,638 $23,580 $264,204,200 9/18/98
4 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $59,349,000 50.5% 3,321 $17,871 $117,446,400 10/21/11
5 Gravity WB $59,058,700 20.3% 3,575 $16,520 $291,170,500 10/04/13
6 The Grudge Sony $55,700,100 35.5% 3,245 $17,165 $157,097,700 10/22/04
7 Red Dragon Uni. $55,597,600 39.2% 3,357 $16,562 $141,728,900 10/04/02
8 Jackass 3-D Par. $55,571,300 43.0% 3,081 $18,036 $129,377,100 10/15/10
9 The Martian Fox $55,182,500 23.8% 3,831 $14,404 $232,153,500 10/02/15
10 Taken 2 Fox $54,374,000 35.4% 3,661 $14,852 $153,597,400 10/05/12
11 Sweet Home Alabama BV $54,240,100 28.0% 3,293 $16,470 $193,449,700 9/27/02
12 Hotel Transylvania 2 Sony $51,930,300 30.1% 3,754 $13,833 $172,448,400 9/25/15
13 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $51,747,500 46.4% 3,623 $14,283 $111,496,600 10/24/08
14 Hotel Transylvania Sony $48,315,700 29.7% 3,349 $14,427 $162,923,800 9/28/12
15 Meet the Parents Uni. $46,944,300 17.2% 2,614 $17,959 $272,206,800 10/06/00
16 Insidious Chapter 2 FD $45,408,900 48.9% 3,049 $14,893 $92,816,300 9/13/13
17 Saw III LGF $45,361,200 41.9% 3,167 $14,322 $108,291,700 10/27/06
18 Paranormal Activity 2 Par. $44,893,500 48.0% 3,216 $13,960 $93,535,000 10/22/10
19 Saw II Lions $43,752,700 36.5% 2,949 $14,836 $120,034,400 10/28/05
20 The Exorcism of Emily Rose SGem $41,447,700 40.0% 2,981 $13,903 $103,532,100 9/09/05
21 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre NL $41,185,900 34.9% 3,016 $13,654 $118,101,600 10/17/03
22 Saw IV LGF $40,803,700 50.2% 3,183 $12,818 $81,333,300 10/26/07
23 Double Jeopardy Par. $40,306,500 19.9% 2,547 $15,825 $202,871,800 9/24/99
24 Gone Girl Fox $39,953,700 22.4% 3,014 $13,256 $178,735,300 10/03/14
25 Couples Retreat Uni. $39,828,500 31.4% 3,000 $13,276 $126,810,600 10/09/09
26 Annabelle WB (NL) $39,550,200 44.1% 3,185 $12,418 $89,756,700 10/03/14
27 Jackass: Number Two Par. $39,141,600 39.8% 3,059 $12,794 $98,223,500 9/22/06
28 Puss in Boots P/DW $38,473,100 22.8% 3,952 $9,735 $168,455,700 10/28/11
29 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $38,357,000 30.2% 4,001 $9,586 $127,015,400 9/27/13
30 Where the Wild Things Are WB $37,979,900 42.4% 3,735 $10,169 $89,670,400 10/16/09
31 The First Wives Club Par. $37,826,800 17.9% 1,922 $19,680 $210,978,400 9/20/96
32 The Equalizer Sony $37,348,800 34.5% 3,236 $11,541 $108,152,600 9/26/14
33 Saw V LGF $37,002,400 53.0% 3,060 $12,093 $69,866,500 10/24/08
34 Sully WB $36,386,600 28.2% 3,525 $10,322 $128,990,000 9/09/16
35 The Departed WB $36,287,800 20.4% 3,017 $12,026 $177,867,700 10/06/06
36 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $36,074,700 31.0% 3,215 $11,221 $116,365,900 10/03/08
37 The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $36,049,100 37.8% 3,674 $9,812 $95,483,000 9/23/16
38 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $35,910,600 24.6% 3,119 $11,513 $145,833,000 9/18/09
39 Eagle Eye P/DW $35,890,300 28.7% 3,510 $10,225 $124,893,600 9/26/08
40 The Maze Runner Fox $35,570,900 32.3% 3,604 $9,870 $110,279,100 9/19/14
41 Training Day WB $35,220,700 29.4% 2,712 $12,987 $119,686,600 10/05/01
42 Stargate MGM $35,214,100 23.3% 2,033 $17,320 $151,352,800 10/28/94
43 Jackass: The Movie Par. $34,634,900 35.4% 2,509 $13,803 $97,748,400 10/25/02
44 Once Upon a Time in Mexico Sony $34,339,800 41.6% 3,282 $10,463 $82,623,600 9/12/03
45 Remember the Titans BV $34,287,100 18.1% 1,865 $18,385 $189,495,700 9/29/00
46 Flightplan BV $33,967,000 27.5% 3,424 $9,920 $123,695,100 9/23/05
47 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Par. $33,936,300 31.4% 3,336 $10,173 $108,039,400 10/25/13
48 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $33,569,300 31.9% 2,330 $14,408 $105,325,300 9/16/11
49 Blue Streak Sony $33,426,300 28.1% 2,735 $12,221 $119,147,000 9/17/99
50 Resident Evil: Apocalypse SGem $32,792,400 45.0% 3,284 $9,985 $72,885,800 9/10/04
51 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Fox $32,484,600 38.2% 3,791 $8,569 $85,101,400 9/18/15
52 Antz DW $32,410,500 19.0% 2,449 $13,234 $170,763,600 10/02/98
53 Kill Bill Vol. 1 Mira. $32,383,000 31.5% 3,102 $10,438 $102,741,800 10/10/03
54 Underworld SGem $31,891,100 41.9% 2,915 $10,939 $76,172,200 9/19/03
55 Open Season Sony $31,884,100 27.8% 3,833 $8,318 $114,859,600 9/29/06
56 Stigmata MGM $31,861,700 36.6% 2,899 $10,989 $87,088,400 9/10/99
57 Paranormal Activity 4 Par. $31,850,200 53.8% 3,412 $9,335 $59,190,500 10/19/12
58 Ladder 49 BV $31,442,800 29.6% 3,260 $9,644 $106,073,800 10/01/04
59 Barbershop MGM $31,384,900 27.2% 1,605 $19,553 $115,289,100 9/13/02
60 Real Steel BV $30,843,700 32.0% 3,440 $8,966 $96,477,600 10/07/11
61 Resident Evil: Afterlife SGem $30,556,200 45.7% 3,203 $9,539 $66,859,900 9/10/10
62 I Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $30,465,500 21.8% 2,524 $12,070 $139,795,500 10/17/97
63 Demolition Man WB $30,454,100 24.6% 2,246 $13,559 $123,964,500 10/08/93
64 Resident Evil: Extinction SGem $30,424,200 46.8% 2,828 $10,757 $65,077,700 9/21/07
65 The Specialist WB $30,279,700 25.0% 2,522 $12,006 $121,312,200 10/07/94
66 The Forgotten SonR $29,925,200 31.3% 3,104 $9,640 $95,565,300 9/24/04
67 What Dreams May Come Poly $29,844,100 28.6% 2,526 $11,814 $104,389,100 10/02/98
68 The Game Plan BV $29,489,300 25.3% 3,103 $9,503 $116,371,300 9/28/07
69 Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Fox $29,035,400 33.1% 3,522 $8,244 $87,737,100 9/30/16
70 In & Out Par. $28,927,100 23.5% 1,992 $14,521 $122,983,700 9/19/97
71 Friday Night Lights Uni. $28,853,200 33.1% 2,667 $10,817 $87,198,500 10/08/04
72 School of Rock Par. $28,767,000 24.2% 2,614 $11,004 $119,051,800 10/03/03
73 Zombieland Sony $28,730,800 32.7% 3,036 $9,464 $87,807,900 10/02/09
74 Boo! A Madea Halloween LGF $28,663,600 38.9% 2,260 $12,683 $73,622,800 10/21/16
75 Ray Uni. $28,526,800 26.6% 2,006 $14,219 $107,050,100 10/29/04
76 Brother Bear BV $28,447,000 22.8% 3,030 $9,388 $124,944,600 11/01/03
77 Seven NL $28,348,600 14.0% 2,441 $11,612 $202,976,500 9/22/95
78 The Grudge 2 Sony $28,106,200 53.2% 3,211 $8,752 $52,829,200 10/13/06
79 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself LGF $27,784,100 45.5% 2,255 $12,321 $61,025,100 9/11/09
80 House on Haunted Hill WB $27,748,600 39.1% 2,710 $10,239 $71,027,400 10/29/99
81 The Perfect Guy SGem $27,739,500 45.9% 2,221 $12,490 $60,390,500 9/11/15
82 The Game Poly $27,612,100 29.7% 2,403 $11,490 $93,067,800 9/12/97
83 Three Kings WB $27,577,400 26.2% 2,942 $9,372 $105,367,000 10/01/99
84 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? LGF $27,437,100 38.7% 2,011 $13,643 $70,931,400 10/12/07
85 The Town WB $27,297,400 26.6% 2,861 $9,542 $102,506,500 9/17/10
86 The Visit Uni. $27,246,000 39.6% 3,069 $8,878 $68,777,700 9/11/15
87 Captain Phillips Sony $27,227,500 24.0% 3,020 $9,016 $113,524,400 10/11/13
88 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare NL $27,226,600 37.2% 1,862 $14,621 $73,223,000 9/13/91
89 The Rundown Uni. $27,199,900 38.9% 3,152 $8,629 $69,967,000 9/26/03
90 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $26,989,800 32.2% 3,481 $7,754 $83,743,000 10/28/09
91 Look Who's Talking TriS $26,960,400 8.8% 1,208 $22,318 $308,008,000 10/13/89
92 K-PAX Uni. $26,887,500 34.2% 2,541 $10,581 $78,614,900 10/26/01
93 The Good Son Fox $26,734,200 28.0% 1,847 $14,473 $95,638,100 9/24/93
94 Don't Say a Word Fox $26,692,500 31.1% 2,802 $9,526 $85,899,400 9/28/01
95 No Good Deed (2014) SGem $26,531,300 46.4% 2,175 $12,199 $57,180,800 9/12/14
96 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $26,403,400 35.9% 3,204 $8,240 $73,587,300 9/23/05
97 Saw Lions $26,016,700 33.1% 2,315 $11,237 $78,556,500 10/29/04
98 Get Shorty MGM $25,808,700 17.6% 1,612 $16,010 $146,523,800 10/20/95
99 Timecop Uni. $25,514,700 26.9% 2,228 $11,452 $94,857,800 9/16/94
100 Kiss the Girls Par. $25,451,400 21.8% 2,271 $11,207 $116,572,200 10/03/97
101 Fury (2014) Sony $25,244,500 27.6% 3,173 $7,956 $91,423,400 10/17/14
102 Dracula Untold Uni. $25,044,500 41.8% 2,885 $8,681 $59,942,000 10/10/14
103 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning NL $24,979,000 46.8% 2,820 $8,858 $53,332,400 10/06/06
104 Contagion WB $24,943,000 29.6% 3,222 $7,741 $84,233,900 9/09/11
105 Saw 3D LGF $24,864,700 48.9% 2,808 $8,855 $50,827,400 10/29/10
106 The Accountant WB $24,850,800 28.6% 3,332 $7,458 $86,759,200 10/14/16
107 The Social Network Sony $24,771,500 23.1% 2,771 $8,939 $107,010,000 10/01/10
108 Practical Magic WB $24,700,500 28.3% 2,652 $9,313 $87,168,000 10/16/98
109 The Girl on the Train (2016) Uni. $24,675,800 32.5% 3,144 $7,848 $75,823,900 10/07/16
110 Sleepers WB $24,611,500 23.1% 1,915 $12,850 $106,630,600 10/18/96
111 Law Abiding Citizen Over. $24,440,100 28.7% 2,890 $8,457 $85,185,000 10/16/09
112 The Guardian BV $24,301,300 32.7% 3,241 $7,497 $74,238,800 9/29/06
113 Black Mass WB $24,253,800 37.1% 3,188 $7,608 $65,306,200 9/18/15
114 Zoolander Par. $24,247,600 34.4% 2,507 $9,671 $70,547,200 9/28/01
115 Red Sum. $24,016,300 24.1% 3,255 $7,379 $99,745,400 10/15/10
116 Goosebumps Sony $23,998,600 29.5% 3,501 $6,855 $81,382,500 10/16/15
117 Ronin MGM $23,933,300 30.5% 2,487 $9,622 $78,440,900 9/25/98
118 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem $23,920,500 49.7% 3,012 $7,941 $48,115,000 9/14/12
119 Out of Time MGM $23,727,700 39.4% 3,076 $7,713 $60,234,000 10/03/03
120 The Peacemaker DW $23,711,900 29.8% 2,362 $10,038 $79,466,300 9/26/97
121 Thirteen Ghosts WB $23,685,800 36.2% 2,781 $8,517 $65,391,000 10/26/01
122 Looper TriS $23,635,700 32.4% 2,992 $7,899 $73,011,800 9/28/12
123 Burn After Reading Focus $23,550,400 31.7% 2,651 $8,883 $74,309,400 9/12/08
124 Prisoners WB $23,472,300 35.3% 3,260 $7,201 $66,488,600 9/20/13
125 The Devil's Advocate WB $23,439,600 20.0% 2,161 $10,845 $117,289,900 10/17/97
126 The Last of the Mohicans Fox $23,381,600 14.5% 1,491 $15,680 $160,836,600 9/25/92
127 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Par. $23,002,600 39.0% 3,780 $6,085 $59,034,300 10/21/16
128 The Tuxedo DW $22,900,400 29.8% 3,022 $7,577 $76,900,400 9/27/02
129 The Ring DW $22,846,100 11.6% 1,981 $11,532 $196,322,400 10/18/02
130 Paranormal Activity Par. $22,788,400 18.2% 760 $29,985 $125,355,400 10/16/09
131 For Love of the Game Uni. $22,694,600 37.1% 2,829 $8,020 $61,233,800 9/17/99
132 Random Hearts Sony $22,643,900 41.3% 2,697 $8,395 $54,819,500 10/08/99
133 Just Like Heaven DW $22,629,200 34.0% 3,508 $6,450 $66,635,300 9/16/05
134 The Legend of Zorro Sony $22,518,600 35.2% 3,520 $6,396 $64,046,500 10/28/05
135 Sea of Love Uni. $22,306,700 17.1% 1,246 $17,903 $130,421,200 9/15/89
136 Bride of Chucky Uni. $22,299,500 36.9% 2,412 $9,243 $60,364,100 10/16/98
137 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Par. $22,178,700 41.3% 3,170 $6,995 $53,755,600 9/17/04
138 Storks WB $22,137,800 29.9% 3,922 $5,645 $73,918,300 9/23/16
139 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $22,101,400 28.6% 3,645 $6,063 $77,374,900 10/07/05
140 The Kingdom Uni. $22,016,600 36.0% 2,793 $7,883 $61,079,200 9/28/07
141 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Fox $21,797,500 37.4% 3,565 $6,115 $58,349,100 9/24/10
142 Max Payne Fox $21,718,100 43.4% 3,376 $6,433 $50,096,700 10/17/08
143 Moneyball Sony $21,711,800 25.6% 2,993 $7,255 $84,940,900 9/23/11
144 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $21,688,200 50.0% 3,317 $6,537 $43,358,800 10/27/00
145 The River Wild Uni. $21,601,900 21.8% 2,074 $10,416 $99,008,700 9/30/94
146 Soul Food Fox $21,566,300 25.6% 1,336 $16,141 $84,164,600 9/26/97
147 Black Rain Par. $21,548,000 20.9% 1,610 $13,382 $102,900,400 9/22/89
148 Bedazzled (2000) Fox $21,495,700 34.6% 2,568 $8,369 $62,099,200 10/20/00
149 Riddick Uni. $21,457,700 45.5% 3,107 $6,906 $47,139,200 9/06/13
150 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys LGF $21,399,700 46.8% 2,070 $10,338 $45,684,000 9/12/08
151 Argo WB $21,367,700 14.3% 3,232 $6,611 $149,784,200 10/12/12
152 Sneakers Uni. $21,367,500 19.5% 1,731 $12,344 $109,557,800 9/11/92
153 Doom Uni. $21,360,600 54.9% 3,044 $7,017 $38,907,500 10/21/05
154 Dolphin Tale WB $21,323,300 26.2% 3,507 $6,080 $81,241,000 9/23/11
155 Ouija Uni. $21,169,100 39.1% 2,858 $7,407 $54,164,700 10/24/14
156 Serendipity Mira. $20,786,900 26.5% 2,601 $7,990 $78,541,900 10/05/01
157 30 Days of Night Sony $20,496,300 40.3% 2,855 $7,179 $50,841,600 10/19/07
158 Bandits MGM $20,383,100 31.4% 3,207 $6,355 $64,925,400 10/12/01
159 The Beverly Hillbillies Fox $20,339,200 21.6% 2,152 $9,451 $94,014,400 10/15/93
160 Deepwater Horizon LG/S $20,338,600 32.9% 3,259 $6,240 $61,783,000 9/30/16
161 Easy A SGem $20,333,200 31.3% 2,856 $7,119 $64,939,500 9/17/10
162 Righteous Kill Over. $20,054,200 40.6% 3,152 $6,363 $49,348,100 9/12/08
163 The Prestige BV $19,976,800 27.9% 2,281 $8,758 $71,601,500 10/20/06
164 First Blood Orion $19,971,200 14.1% 901 $22,163 $141,959,900 10/22/82
165 Urban Legend Sony $19,820,200 27.9% 2,257 $8,782 $71,140,700 9/25/98
166 Sinister LG/S $19,774,800 37.4% 2,527 $7,825 $52,807,100 10/12/12
167 Malice Col. $19,714,200 19.9% 1,431 $13,775 $99,087,700 10/01/93
168 Pulp Fiction Mira. $19,693,100 8.8% 1,338 $14,717 $224,418,500 10/14/94
169 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day BV $19,554,800 27.4% 3,088 $6,333 $71,355,300 10/10/14
170 Radio SonR $19,503,300 25.4% 3,074 $6,343 $76,673,900 10/24/03
171 Gridiron Gang Sony $19,454,200 37.5% 3,504 $5,551 $51,869,600 9/15/06
172 Seven Years in Tibet Sony $19,298,500 26.4% 2,103 $9,175 $73,103,700 10/10/97
173 Good Boy! MGM $19,214,900 34.8% 3,225 $5,958 $55,220,100 10/10/03
174 Fight Club Fox $19,203,500 29.8% 1,963 $9,781 $64,365,200 10/15/99
175 Matchstick Men WB $19,186,000 35.5% 2,711 $7,076 $54,105,000 9/12/03
176 Commando Fox $19,174,100 21.9% 1,495 $12,824 $87,403,900 10/04/85
177 Crocodile Dundee Par. $19,154,600 4.7% 879 $21,790 $408,429,700 9/26/86
178 Assassins WB $19,059,100 30.9% 2,343 $8,133 $61,581,400 10/06/95
179 Halloween III: Season of the Witch Uni. $19,042,900 44.0% 1,297 $14,682 $43,298,000 10/22/82
180 The Intern WB $18,996,200 24.7% 3,305 $5,748 $76,986,600 9/25/15
181 Finding Nemo (3D) BV $18,961,400 40.9% 2,904 $6,529 $46,401,500 9/14/12
182 The Boxtrolls Focus $18,900,100 34.9% 3,464 $5,456 $54,155,900 9/26/14
183 Striking Distance Col. $18,589,200 36.1% 1,889 $9,839 $51,476,700 9/17/93
184 Lakeview Terrace SGem $18,473,700 38.2% 2,464 $7,498 $48,341,100 9/19/08
185 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole WB $18,473,700 29.8% 3,575 $5,168 $61,908,200 9/24/10
186 The Ghost and the Darkness Par. $18,430,100 23.9% 2,142 $8,604 $77,238,800 10/11/96
187 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $18,361,800 35.5% 2,564 $7,160 $51,786,300 10/10/03
188 To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Uni. $18,328,600 24.7% 1,294 $14,164 $74,122,300 9/08/95
189 The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $18,130,700 27.1% 2,245 $8,076 $66,895,200 10/11/96
190 The Book of Life (2014) Fox $18,111,600 33.9% 3,071 $5,897 $53,441,000 10/17/14
191 A Night at the Roxbury Par. $18,103,700 31.7% 1,865 $9,707 $57,170,000 10/02/98
192 3:10 to Yuma (2007) LGF $18,033,400 26.2% 2,652 $6,800 $68,878,600 9/07/07
193 The Heartbreak Kid P/DW $18,016,800 38.1% 3,229 $5,579 $47,267,300 10/05/07
194 Secondhand Lions NL $17,797,000 28.9% 3,013 $5,907 $61,676,100 9/19/03
195 Surrogates BV $17,659,500 39.4% 2,951 $5,984 $44,813,100 9/25/09
196 Footloose (2011) Par. $17,562,700 30.0% 3,549 $4,948 $58,481,700 10/14/11
197 Good Luck Chuck LGF $17,541,200 39.0% 2,612 $6,715 $44,993,200 9/21/07
198 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas BV $17,535,800 16.4% 1,654 $10,602 $106,769,800 10/29/93
199 Ghost Ship WB $17,502,600 38.2% 2,787 $6,279 $45,779,900 10/25/02
200 Quarantine SGem $17,496,900 44.8% 2,461 $7,110 $39,018,900 10/10/08

Note: Fall is defined as the day after Labor Day Weekend through the Thursday before the First Friday in November.


CHART NOTES
* Weekend equals Fri-Sat-Sun. Movies that do not have a 3-day opening gross are not included on this chart.
^ Total Gross does not include additional releases, if any.
** First weekend of wide release.

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